Congratulations to our Founder’s Day Winners!
Coming soon to Arno…
2nd grade field trip
Wear it Wednesday: Hat with words
Lions Assembly 9:00
PTA meeting 6:30
End of 2nd Trimester
Early Release 11:30- Teacher PD
The Title I Parent Advisory Meeting has been moved from March 13th to March 11 at 8:40 in room 108 (Please check in at the office)
From the PTA
Happy Reading Month!!!
Our next PTA Meeting is on March 7 at 630pm and we can’t wait to see everyone! Arno teachers/staff will be presenting Funding Proposals during our meeting. Please join us to learn more about what will be on the ballot during our April meeting. We will also have plenty of updates since our last meeting was cancelled due to weather/school closing.
Spring fever is coming up on March 9th at the Allen Park High School, from 9am-3pm. Spring Fever includes a great mom2mom sale, multiple vendors, concessions, Bake Sale and silent auction.
Arno PTA is chairing the silent auction and would love to have your support!!! We are still in need of Spring fever volunteers to work the silent auction, each volunteer block is 2 hours. The sign up genius link for this is https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b094faba723abf85-spring1
A BIG thank you to all of the teachers, staff and parents for contributing to the themed baskets for the silent auction!!! Thanks to all of you, the Arno family will be donating the following themed baskets for the silent auction: Coffee, Taste of Italy, Games, Movies(2), Arts & Crafts, Chocolate and Michigan.
If you are interested in an executive board position please email us at ARNOPTA@gmail.com.
Congratulations to all of our Founder’s Day Winners!
What a wonderful event to celebrate our Founder’s Day winners at last week’s dinner to honor our own. The night even featured the musical stylings of our own Mr. Creutz! Congratulations to all of our winner on a job well done!
Business Partner: Awesome Audio Video Solutions- Tim Sisson
Support Personnel: Heather Manson
Outstanding Program: Fun Run- Tiffany Aquino
Distinguished Service Award: Julie Hegedus
Outstanding Educator: Alexandra Cervantes
Arno’s literacy coach in action
Dr. Chuby is modeling an interactive read aloud below for Mrs. Warneck’s room last week- one of the many offerings Dr. Chuby provides to enhance our reading program at Arno.
And…Dr. Chuby working with a small group of Young 5’s students. The children are using a literacy program called Reading Eggs on their new Chromebooks.
Mrs. Smalley’s class using Kahoot to study vocabulary MSTEP words
Building to Kindergarten Part II
Arno hosted its 2nd annual Building to Kindergarten II on Feb. 21 for any parent within the Allen Park boundary that has a preschooler about to enter kindergarten in the fall of this year. The informative event included the skills a child entering kindergarten should have in place by September, and things parents can do to practice those skills until then. A big thanks to the Arno and Bennie kindergarten teams, as well as Dr. Chuby for an outstanding presentation on getting our future little ones ready for the big day!
Wow!- The tooth Fairy Visits Arno
Smile Clinic in Allen Park is celebrating February’s Children’s Dental Health Month with classroom visits. Stephanie, the hygienist, visited many of our classrooms this past week. She did a Tooth Fairy Program for grades PK-3rd and a Rethink Your Drink Program for grades 4 and 5.
4th Grade Money Management at Arno
Monroe Bank & Trust launched a new digital initiative to provide financial literacy education to our 4th graders via a 6-module, 3-hour program titled “Vault- Understanding Money”. There is no cost and has a cutting-edge curriculum that will help our students gain the basics of money management.
Cookie Dough Fundraiser Update
Thank you so much for the tremendous support for the cookie dough fundraiser. We had over $26775 in sales and will get 40% of that end number- Fantastic! These funds will be used for various teacher projects that may be requested, technology, and supplies. What a measure of your dedication to our Cougars! More details on pickup dates and specifics for those students who will get entry into the gaming truck should be coming out very soon- you will receive an email as we receive the info.
Steve Zielinski, Principal
March is Reading is Here! Please see the attachment below
Kindergarten Registration 2019